Workhorse C-Sequence All-Electrical Supply Vehicles Awarded Government Order From the California Air Assets Board – Drones Information
Workhorse Group Inc. (Nasdaq: WKHS) (“workhorse”), an American technology company focused on delivering sustainable and affordable integrated drone electric vehicles to the last mile delivery sector, announced that its all-electric C-Series vans have been preserved Supreme command: A-445-0003 from the California Air Resources Board (“CARB”), applies to the production of a vehicle in the specified model year. With this certification, the C-series trucks in the state of California are identified as emission-free vehicles. Workhorse is also the first and only manufacturer of original medium-duty electric vehicles (“BEV”) to receive approvals from both the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) and CARB.
An Executive Order from CARB is awarded to vehicle manufacturers who meet certain emission standards in accordance with the CARB regulations. Receiving an executive order is also one of the preliminary requirements to apply for California hybrid and emission-free incentive project for truck and bus vouchers (“HVIP”). Vehicles approved for the HVIP program can receive cash vouchers to reduce the overall cost to the buyer.
According to that of the company Certificate of conformity (“CoC”) award from the EPA in March and its FMVSS certification In June, the CARB Executive Order further strengthens Workhorse’s leadership position in the EV last mile delivery industry. California and 13 other states have adopted vehicle standards under § 177 of the Clean Air Act, which requires additional permits beyond EPA regulations. Workhorse has received identification from both regulators and can sell its C-Series electric vans in all states in the United States.
“Receiving this executive order from CARB is another milestone for Workhorse and the entire electric vehicle industry,” said Duane Hughes, CEO of the company. “As a next step, we will also continue our efforts to be considered for the HVIP program. We assume that this will be an important growth stimulus if more voucher funds become available in the future. In the future, this executive order will become even more important with CARB’s latest Advanced Clean Truck Ordinance, according to which commercial vehicle manufacturers will begin selling electrical options from 2024 and will only have to switch to electric trucks in California by 2045. “
About Workhorse Group Inc.
Workhorse is a technology company focused on delivering drone integrated electric vehicles to the last mile delivery sector. As an American OEM, we develop and build high-performance battery-electric vehicles, including trucks and planes. Workhorse also develops real-time, cloud-based telematics performance monitoring systems that are fully integrated into our vehicles and enable fleet operators to optimize energy and route efficiency. All Workhorse vehicles are designed to make the movement of people and goods more efficient and environmentally harmful. Visit workhorse.com for more information